The Case for Mars II

proceedings of the Second Case for Mars Conference held July 10-14, 1984, at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 80309 by Case for Mars Conference (2nd 1984 University of Colorado)

Publisher: Published for the American Astronautical Society by Univelt in San Diego, Calif

Written in English
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  • Mars (Planet)
  • Subjects:

    • Space flight to Mars -- Congresses.,
    • Mars (Planet) -- Exploration -- Congresses.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and indexes.

      Statementedited by Christopher P. McKay.
      SeriesScience and technology series,, v. 62, Science and technology series (American Astronautical Society) ;, v. 62.
      ContributionsMcKay, Christopher P.
      LC ClassificationsTL799.M3 C36 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 716 p. :
      Number of Pages716
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2645275M
      ISBN 10087703219X, 0877032203
      LC Control Number85223959

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The planet most like ours, it has still been thought impossible to reach, let alone explore and with the advent of a revolutionary new plan, all this has changed. Leading space exploration authority Robert Zubrin has crafted a daring new blueprint, Mars Direct, presented 4/5(7).

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Keep your eye on Elon Musk - bet he has read this book and has set Reviews:   "The Case for Mars" by Robert Zubrin is a landmark work, helping to cast Red Planet settlement as an achievable goal rather than a sci-fi dream.

The books follow mathematician and World War II. The book is, in some senses, a technical manual for creating a project to get to Mars and colonise the planet. There is fascinating history revealed here. But, primarily, there is much technical detail of the chemistry, physics, biology and engineering involved in the process of reaching and staying on the red s: Robert Zubrin (Golden, Colorado) is president of Pioneer Astronautics and also president of the Mars many years he worked as a senior engineer for Lockheed Martin.

In addition, he is the author of many critically acclaimed books, including Mars Direct, How to Live on Mars, The Case for Mars (with Richard Wagner), Entering Space, Mars on Earth, Energy Victory, Merchants of Despair Reviews: The Case for Mars The Mars buffs who were gathered in Boulder, Colorado, for the first Case for Mars conference, just two weeks after the first Shuttle flight, would have set-tled for NASA’s setting its sights on Mars—never mind the stars.

Fueled by the Viking discoveries, would-be Mars explorers dared look beyond the Space Shuttle. When this book was first published inthe late, great Dr. Carl Sagan called Zubrin the man who "nearly alone, changed our thinking on this issue." And I can see why.

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Case for Mars II: Proceedings of the Second Case for Mars Conference Held July, at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado (Sc. "Leading space exploration authority Robert Zubrin has crafted a daring new blueprint, Mars Direct, that experts are hailing as the most visionary and pragmatic step toward expanding human activity in space since the Apollo Moon landings.

Presented here with illustrations, photographs, and engaging anecdotes, Dr. Zubrin's plan will revive our hopes and dreams and convince us that other /5(7). The Case for Mars II Mars expedition plan was presented at a conference on July Status: Study This proposed the establishment of a permanent space infrastructure to ensure safe and economical exploration of Mars.

It pulled together all of the elements proposed by Mars enthusiasts to minimize spacecraft mass and eliminate. Free Press - The Case for Mars {Book} Contributed by Robert A.

Morstadt. Published: Author: Robert Zubrin, Richard Wagner: Manufacturer: Free Press: After reading this book I can understand why there should be a strong emphasis for the manned exploration of Mars and why Mars should be the focus of our attention.

By comparison manned. When it was first published inThe Case for Mars became an instant classic, lauded widely for its game-changing perspective by those who would see the American space program rise to the challenge of Mars; Carl Sagan called Zubrin the man who, “nearly alone, changed our thinking on this issue.” Now, fifteen years later, Zubrin brings Book Edition: Revised.

The planet Mars is a world of breathtaking scenery, with spectacular mountains three times as tall as Mount Everest, canyons three times as deep and five times as long as the Grand canyon, vast ice fields, and thousands of kilometers of mysterious dry riverbeds. The Case for Mars.

Free Press. Robert Zubrin is the founder of the Mars Society and a proponent of human exploration of the Red Planet. Very few people could have written such an authoritative book on visiting Mars.

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Even ten years after publication, Robert Zubrin’s The Case for Mars is not just a good read—it is informative, educational, and inspirational. Zubrin begins the preface of the book with the oft quoted “We choose to go to the Moon” speech of President John F.

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Robert Zubrin is an American aerospace engineer and author, best known for his advocacy of human exploration of Mars. He and his colleague at Martin Marietta, David Baker, were the driving force behind Mars Direct, a proposal in a research paper intended to produce significant reductions in the cost and complexity of such a mission.4/5().

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